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Prisoners their own Warders.
A Record of the Convict Prison at Singapore in the Straits Settlements established 1825, discontinued 1873, together with a cursory history of the Convict Establishments at Bencoolen, Penang and Malacca from the year 1797. Westminster Archibald Constable 1899
First edition, pp.xvi, 191, 23 plates. A very good copy in rather dull original cloth. Spine creased, and lightly rubbed at extremities. Inscribed and signed by the author, on title page.
Admiral Mountbatten accepting Japanese surrender in Singapore
[The Japanese Surrender at Singapore]
I: Admiral Mountbatten inspecting the naval guard of honour outside the Municipal Building. II: Admiral Mountbatten leading the cheers for His Majesty the King. [1945, 12th September.]
Two original photographs, each 18 x 25 cm.
Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles,
F.R.S. &c. Particularly in the Government of Java, 1811-1816, and of Bencoolen and its dependencies, 1817-1824; with details of the commerce and resources of the Eastern Archipelago, and selections from his correspondence. By his widow. London John Murray 1830
First edition, 4to, pp.xv, , 723, , 100, 7 plates, 4 maps, several folding, including the large panorama of Singapore. A good copy bound in quarter leather, recased with new endpapers. Some plates repaired. Occasional spotting and light staining.
The Laws of the Straits Settlements.
Volume I. 1835-1900; Volume II. 1901-1907; Volume III. 1908-1912; Volume IV. 1913-1919; Volume V. Private Ordinances. Revised up to and including the 31st day of December, 1919, but exclusive of War and Emergency Legislation. London Waterlow & Sons 1920
(Revised edition) Five volumes, pp.xiv, 808; vi, 821; vi, 864; vii, 823; iv, 152. A good but rather browned complete set in worn original bindings.
Singapore Malaya Publishing House 1931
First edition in book form, pp.123. A very good copy in the original cloth-backed boards. Inscribed "Dolly, Christmas 1931", and with a later ownership signature. Bookseller's label of Kelly & Walsh, Raffles Place.
COPAC records one copy only, in the British Library